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Sep 12, 2012 7:00pm PDT
area news at 7. u.s. officials say the pentagon is moving two warships to the libyan coast at this hour in response to an overnight rocket attack that killed u.s. ambassador chris stevens and three other american officials. the department of defense says two ships are being positioned as a precautionary measure. meantime, the white house is investigating whether the assault on the u.s. consulate was a planned terrorist strike to coincide with the 9/11 anniversaries. at least seven countries are warning of possible anti- american protests. ambassador stephens graduated from piedmont high in 1978 before becoming a student at berkeley. david levine says he taught law in san francisco. >> he was interested in international law. this was always his dream job. >> flowers and notes were delivered today to the home of stevens' parents. they will be flying to washington, d.c. tomorrow. >>> president obama is vowing that justice will be done in the aftermath of the deadly attack in benghazi. as emily reports, the events of the day triggered not only condemnation, but a political row. >> reporter:
KICU
Sep 25, 2012 7:00pm PDT
beginning in the 1980s in county. herzog took his own life. herman tine is on death row in san quentin but a few weeks ago to this area so he could show them where more bodies may have been buried. >>> prosecutors in a san francisco hit and run case played cell phone video in court today of a late-night crime. surveillance video shows a confrontation inside a jack in the box restaurant last thanksgiving. 24-year-old here steps forward. his defense attorney calls the peacemaker in a fight involving cal fire firefighter albert. in court today prosecutors played a cell phone video that's heard saying yo i'm going to go run him over. prosecutors say minutes later used his randall's cart to nearby shell gas station. he remains in a coma. >>> the parents of a burlingame teen who died after drinking on a bus new law. 19-year-old brett smashed his car dropped off by a party bus two years ago. starting january 1st, companies must require chaperons. no people under 21 will be on the bus and if they suspect underage drinking. at a news conference outside their home today the studebakers said the
KICU
Sep 26, 2012 7:00pm PDT
people in oakland hope the national attention will spark dialogues about healthcare in the u.s.. >> i was impressed by the number of -- of dimensions that he got to film, you know, when talking to people, you know, at the hospital, both patients and staff. >> the film opens in the bay area on october 19th in oakland, the sun dance in san francisco and the camera cinemas in san jose. also nationwide twice at high land hospital on the big screen and in the front line healthcare debate. reporting live in oakland tonight, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> chevron today released alert other oil refiners failed causing last month's massive fire in richmond. chevron says a carbon fueled pipe may corrode faster than expected when exposed to sulfur compounds under high pressure. san ramon chevron said all color carbon-filled systems to make sure they're not at risk for failure. >>> now continuing coverage for an 11-year-old oakland boy who was wounded by a bullet while he slept in his own bed. tonight he is now back at home in the same house where he was shot. luis hernandez has a bullet in his back. h
KICU
Sep 13, 2012 7:00pm PDT
an update for you tonight on the 10:00 news. >>> the u.s. is now tightening security at its embassies worldwide following the rocket attack in libya that killed ambassador chris stevens. authorities say four militants were taken into custody today. the anti-american violence has now spread. >> reporter: the anger directed towards america spread across borders and closer to u.s. embassy walls thursday. demonstrators in yemen tried to break through the embassy gate. police fired warning shots and tear gas in egypt and iranians shouted "death to americans." it's anti-american fury fueled by a 14-minute anti-islamic film clib on youtube that the american government denounces. >> let me state very clearly that the united states government had absolutely nothing to do with this video. we absolutely reject its content and message. >> reporter: secretary of state hillary clinton rejected the video but called upon governments to stop the violence resulting from it. >> any responsible leader should be standing up now and drawing that line. >> reporter: clinton's words came less than a day after
KICU
Sep 19, 2012 7:00pm PDT
diplomat killed in the last deadly attack at the u.s. embassy in libya. photos, private messages and middle east and north africa. many photos and letters have already been posted on that web site and ktvu will have more including an interview with steven's brother tonight on the 10:00 news. >>> it was a very happy reunion today for a music student and his stolen instrument in san francisco. >> say hello to my little friend. >> oh my god. >> we had the only news crew on the scene this morning when san francisco police returned adam young's cello. it was taken from his san francisco of music sunday. last night around midnight following news reports someone the opera house and the security office brought it inside. staff member then called police after seeing the story on ktvu's morning news. >> i'm so thankful to the community, whoever helped me find this. i -- i just am speechless. >> investigators are searching for the $10,000 instrument seen here in the surveillance tape from the conservatory. >>> our exclusive k tvu found proposition 30 does have a lead. 51% of voters saying they will vo
KICU
Sep 29, 2012 11:30pm PDT
. stevens was killed along with three other americans after an attack on the u.s. consulate in benghazi libya. he was a graduate of uc berkeley. he later received a law degree from hastings college. stevens was 52 years old. >>> refs came to an agreement on a new contract after four weeks of lock out. those replacement officials who took over officiates games drew lots of criticism that they were not experienced enough to keep the action going on the field and made bad calls. >>> meantime players and management of the national hockey league met for four hours to today to discuss their current labor issues. teams had been locked out, teams rather have locked out players while both sides tried to decide how to split revenues. in the just expired contracts, players received 57%over hockey related revenue. owners want a bigger share of that money. the two sides said they expect to talk more tomorrow. >>> the plans of the warriors to move to a new arena is drawing fire and praise. neighbors voiced their concerns at a community meeting. >> reporter: you could say piers 30 and 32 have a bit of
KICU
Sep 7, 2012 7:00pm PDT
learned that the republican vice presidential nominee, paul ryan s here in the bay area right -- is here in the bay area right now attending a $2500 a plate fundraiser. he campaign inside nevada earlier. he said that president barack obama is good at giving speeches but quote really bad at creating jobs. the job unemployment rate is the highest in the nation. he will head to danville for a fund-raising breakfast at the home of brent jones. >>> a small newspaper got the inside scoop about clint eastwood's speech one week ago. the 82-year-old actor/director says his words were unscripted. he said that the romney cast asked to see the speech. he said quote you can not do that with me because i don't know what to say. the idea of talking to a chair representing barack obama came to him backstage when someone asked eastwood if he wanted to sit down. >>> president barack obama and mitt romney all of the talk, about jobs. the changes east contender pushed to change the outlook. >>> residents in a shopping district are taking their battle online in an effort to stop a new megasuper market. but
KICU
Sep 17, 2012 7:00pm PDT
since the 1930s in this country, there is a political debate about social and economic equality. >> flor is rosenthal compared occupy to the tea party movement saying both emerged from fears brought on by the economic downturn. another political scientist we spoke with agrees that occupy has helped set the agenda this political year. it says the movement has lost momentum for several reasons including police crackdowns and too much attention on some of the quote flakier elements of the movement. >>> new at 7:00 a vigil is underway in san francisco right now to honor the u.s. ambassador killed in libya last week. people tell her the moderate majority has the power to silence extremists. janet. >> that's right, gasia. the vigil just started. you can hear them singing the star spang ld banner. they have been handing out these fliers with the picture of the ambassador and lighting candles. he graduated in 1989 before some of these students were even born but tonight they came here to honor him. >> chris stevens was graduate from the class of 1989 and tonight on campus people lit candles to h
KICU
Sep 6, 2012 7:00pm PDT
volatile four week average picked up to 371,000. adp says u.s. businesses added 201,000 jobs last month. the most since march. the august jobs report is due out tomorrow. >>> a third person died from hunta virus. health officials stay victim was from west virginia and visited the park in june. eight people who visited yosemite this summer have come down with the virus. three have died. seven victims stayed in a specific tent cabin at curly village. one stayed in a high sierra camp. they're warning visitors about possible exposure to the virus. >>> the high school jim is is the scene of this emotional home coming the long wait that ended for one girl with a dad serving over seas. and a popular hamburger chain is feeling the heat tonight. it's response to a lawsuit that alleges discrimination. >> a beautiful sunset this thursday evening. coming off the neighborhoods it will cool off into the upper 40s. and the warmest day of the upcoming weekend. so... [ gasps ] these are sandra's "homemade" yummy, scrumptious bars. hmm? maybe. rich chocolate chips... i just wanted you to eat more fiber.
KICU
Sep 14, 2012 7:00pm PDT
is a distinguished professor in monterey. >>> here is continuing coverage of the u.s. protest overseas. today, the barack obama administration advised congress dispatched marine units: and the somber homecoming of those killed. >> reporter: as conflict continues, the bodies of those killed in libya, including the ambassador arrived back home. >> four americans, four patriots, they loved this country and they chose to serve it and served it will. >> reporter: u.s. embassies and diplomatic posts throughout the region stayed at heightened alert for muslim's holy day amid continued protests and in the wakes of the killing of ambassadors christopher stevens and three others on an a tack at the consulate on tuesday. a battle continued for a 4th day in cairo. and indonesia, clouds of black smoke were seen as they storm the gate at the embassy. >> reporter: friday's demonstrations were not confined to the middle east. this was the scene outside of the american embassy. the protest seen in part of a movie trailer produced in the u.s. angered muslims for the unflattering portrayal of the mohammed.
KICU
Sep 16, 2012 1:30am PDT
results in the killing of a u-s ambassador... i'll have the story... update news starts now. hello and welcome to update news... im pedro garcia. and i'm lexy nuno... thanks for joining us. we begin with developing news..... campus police are telling us that at 1:15 this morning, a man was walking here near the student union when four or five men dressed in all black approached him, demanding money.... one of the suspects pulled out a pocket knife. the victim suffered an injury to his left hand after the group of men beat him. the suspects were seen running south on south-tenth-street toward east-william-street. update news amanda del castillo is live on campus with more on the story. (live interview) back to you. in the meantime ... two female students were attacked on campus earlier this week. these attacks are raising new questions about campus safety. ">>>the attacks on tuesday morning -- happened in broad daylight on a busy walkway near maquarrie hall and the seventh street garage. "homeless man ronald kimball walked up to one female student and struck her, then walked up to a
KICU
Sep 23, 2012 1:30am PDT
get rid of prepaid problems. get chase liquid. live on campus.... s-j-s-u's open campus has always raised concern for campus safety. what university police say students can do to not become victims... ....i'll have a live report with november's election around the corner, c-s-u's strategy to influence students is raising legal questions... and... we'll show you how a local law school has gained a national reputation for freeing innocent people from prison... update news starts now! hello and welcome to update news... im tim vantress. and i'm briana villalobos... thanks for joining us. three people were injured in two separate on-campus assaults in recent weeks. amanda del castillo has more on the story... amanda... two of the assaults involved students and occurred during the day... san jose is a campus of 30-thousand students, one of those students says she wished she knew earlier about the available safety resources. ">>>nguyen: i wasn't aware that they were even available on-campus, so i kind of waited til like... normal hours, 'cause it happened at one in the morning" senior ho
KICU
Sep 28, 2012 7:00pm PDT
degrees from yesterday's highs. you can see the readings in the upper 50s in san francisco, the warmest locations, inland, upper 70s to 80s. here is the change, though, the next 2-3 days, beginning tomorrow. a major warming trend. tomorrow, nothing extreme. here is the real heat for sunday and monday. by monday, the warmest location inland will be around 100 and -- 101 degrees and warming around the shoreline as well. overnight lows, first thing in the morning, chili, upper 40s in the north bay. a lot of 50s for the rest of the raoepblg on. the fog -- region, the fog, hugging it. but, here is the key. high pressure strengthening out here in the pacific. it will strengthen and build in. sunday, the hottest day of the weekend. monday the hottest day of the period. sunday, temperatures inland, upper 90s with the northerly winds in place, it will cheer out the fog e specially for sunday and with that we will have to keep a eye on the fire danger it will be on the increase. it will be a light wind. it is so dry out there and the warm and hot temperatures will boost our fire danger for sunday
KICU
Sep 16, 2012 11:30pm PDT
circumstance of kidnapping and is eligible for the death penalty if convicted. >>> s.w.a.t. teams from newark and union city helped the chp with an arrest this morning. police say they were called to the motel six on mawry avenue. that's where police were serving a warrant for a man. when the man refused to surrender the s.w.a.t. team was called in. he was wanted for a violent crime. >>> police in hayward are hoping the public can help identify a man who was killed early this morning. officers were called to whipman street at sicamore street. that's where they found the victim with a head injury. it appears the man was looking for some place to live. >> we have some idea that he may have been trying to accomplish residency in the area. we know that he used to live in the area prior to this incident and was currently trying to accomplish residency in the area once again -- establish residency in the area once again. >> they say the victim was in his 50s or 60s. >>> the alameda county sheriff's office is investigateing the fatal shooting of a man early this morning. officers say gunfire broke o
KICU
Sep 1, 2012 11:30pm PDT
map, hal davis has died. david wrote lyrics for some of the biggest hits of the 60s. deion warwick recorded many of them. david and bacarack won an oscar. hal david died from comply cases of a stroke -- complications of a stroke. >> a fire destroys two homes this morning. how the families were able to escape unharmed. >> they were going so far backwards. >> we're not better off, we're worse off. >> a war of words on the presidential campaign trail as president obama and mitt romney battle it [ female announcer ] you want family dinner to be special. dad, we want pizza. you guys said tacos. [ female announcer ] it doesn't always work out that way. you know what? we're spending too much money on eating out anyway. honey, come look at this. [ female announcer ] my money map from wells fargo is a free online tool that helps you track your spending. so instead of having to deal with a tight budget, you could have a tighter family. ♪ wells fargo. together we'll go far. >>> firefighters say they are making progress in controlling a fire that's destroyed five homes and seven out building
KICU
Sep 18, 2012 7:00pm PDT
wind at 21 miles per hour, 23 in fairfield to delta you're feeling that breeze. upper 50s in san francisco. low 60s in san jose. 60s in part of the north bay. some of us over the north bay a few degrees warmer than yesterday, and if you are inland east bay you are slightly cooler than yesterday. temperatures are going to remain below normal. we'll have fog in the normal, that ridge of high pressure still sticking with us, but it's this low off the coast that keeps this marine layer and continues that on shore breeze. we'll have the on shore breeze with us again on wednesday. tomorrow morning when you wake up, fog along the coastline even at this hour still off the coast. mostly clear skies around the area but by 7:00 tomorrow morning it's back across the bay over the north bay, but it's burning off. patchy fog expected most to have afternoon. a lot like today. tomorrow going to be a lot like today. tomorrow morning we wake up it's a cool start once again in santa rose sa. 46 degrees expected, 48 in napa. livermore around the bay between san jose low 50s. for tomorrow afternoon lo
KICU
Sep 23, 2012 11:30pm PDT
broke out and shots were fired. the victim as man in his mid 20s was rushed to the hospital with life threaten injuries. >> in oakland police continue to search for a gun man who shot a man overnight. found him at 68th avenue with a gun shot to the wound to the head. the wound was not life threatening. police think the shooting could have happened a little more than a mile away near 89th avenue. there is no word tonight on a motive. >>> published reports quote police as saying they found fingerprints on a gun near his body when oakland officers shot and killed him back in may. that comes from the san francisco chronicle. police planted the gun. in response to the shooting they shut down the oakland city council meeting. last week the family has filed a lawsuit against the city. >> we now know the name of a worker at san francisco airport who died after the truck he was driving hit a private jet yet. 60-year-old uzaw aung. happened 5:30 yesterday morning. they are still investigating what led up to that crash. >> scheduled a town hall meeting for tomorrow morning in response to last th
KICU
Sep 12, 2012 11:30pm PDT
to become an ambassador. only to lose his life when militants launched a rocket on a u.s. consulate. good evening i'm frank somerville. >> i'm julie haener. he was chris stevens, a kid from the bay area. late last night, the night of september 11, militants fired a rocket in a the u.s. consulate in benghazi, killing ambassador stevens, and three other americans. tonight, they are being remembered. we have team coverage. ken wayne says the pentagon is already taking action, but we begin at uc berkely and a candlelight vigil at stevens old fraternity. >> reporter: that vigil just wrapped up about a half hour ago. these students did not know stevens, but they were inspired by his life. tonight, they lit candles in his honor, and projected a photo of stevens on the side of the house, for a man people say had great dreams and a good heart. >> my name is chris stevens, and i'm the new u.s.ambassador to libya. >> reporter: this video shows him introducing himself last may. before stevens left the u.s., he spoke with steven browning. >> very earnest, and somewhat humbled by the task was about to
KICU
Sep 17, 2012 11:30pm PDT
could not come at a worse time. >>> students of the law paid tribute to u.s. ambassador chris stevens with a vigil in his honor. it took place at his law school alma mater uc hastings. amber lee joins us with more on how the death of stevens has touched many even those who did not know him. >> reporter: they told me that his sacrifice affected them in a way they did not expect. students, faculty and fellow allumn lit candles to honor christopher stevens. >> we should all be so lucky to find a vocation that we can be so passionate about. >> reporter: inside notes of condolence were written to steven's family. >> he was a light that to all of us. >> it struck me in a way that i didn't expect. >> reporter: phil lascada was one of many who said they felt a personal loss that went beyond the law school connection. >> i still feel a lot of gratitude for this man. i still don't know a lot about, but i hope to learn more. >> we will take his vision, his memory and we will try to make the world a little better. maybe not go over on a boat and overthrow a tyrand but in our own way. >> we were
KICU
Sep 24, 2012 7:00pm PDT
say they found the body of an 82-year-old man. the fire started yesterday near the u.s. border. it's now 40% contain and had still threatenings dozens of other homes. investigators are still looking into what caused it. . >>> parts of contra costa county control burns for today in antioch near valley and gran day road all part of necessary to remove fire hazards and firefighters. fire officials say the smoke was seen from antioch. burns will continue tomorrow and friday. >>> investigators are look intoog what caused an accident on a freeway that killed a deputy. it happened about 3. 30 this morning right near stone ridge road in pleasanton. chp said a man walk today tla traffic and was hit by two vehicles. all lane of that freeway were shut down for three hours. officials are still trying to figure out who the man is and how he got on the freeway. >>> finds california voters are about split the november ballot to repeal the death penalty. 42% of voters say they will vote yes on proposition 34. 45% say they plan to vote no. 13% say they are undecided. also asked voters about prop 31
KICU
Sep 27, 2012 7:00pm PDT
and science center ktvu channel 2 news. >>> the u.s. attorney's office today confirmed the man believed to be behind an anti-muslim film that sparked global protests has been arrested for suspicion of violating his probation. he was taken into custody after going into hiding in southern california. he was convicted in 2010 prohibits him from using computers or the internet for five years without approval from his probation officer. >>> police say a troubled hollywood actor has died after apparently killing his landlady. he was found dead outside a home yesterday. he's known best for his role in sons of anarchy in 2008 and 2009. he apparently fell from the building. authorities say the body of 81-year-old catherine davis was inside the home. he was released from jail one week ago after pleading no contest to assault with a deadly weapon. >>> moving out of the town he lofed. >> why would west blue done. >> just in the past few weeks, a long-time resident was assaulted in his car and his grandmother's home was robbed. after speaking with the police, they said they advised him to move out i
KICU
Sep 9, 2012 11:30pm PDT
the rescue person down. we recovered the second gentleman who was in his 30s. both of these men were a father and son duo that do this trip yearly up to canada. >> reporter: any indication what went wrong and why they ended in the water. >> not exactly sure. they have a signal that went up to the satellite. we were able to get an example position type of their aircraft. and who the particular device was registered to. that particular device saved their live. >> reporter: once you were able to get into their helicopter, what was their response? >> they were very thankful. they shook our hand. they were very close to dying and we helped save their lives that's for sure. >> reporter: as far as the weather conditions out there you were saying there were some swells and wind conditions out there. >> seas were 15 to 20 knots out of the north. >> reporter: how danger does that make it for you crews. >> it's very dangerous for the rescue swimmer and it's an entire crew effort. there's a crew of four we all do what we train for every day. and it's nice when you can walk away and save a couple of lives
KICU
Sep 25, 2012 11:30pm PDT
and former law enforcement officers allegedly involved in this scheme. >>> today the u.s. supreme court announced some of the cases it'll take up this fall and same-sex marriage was not among them. the court listed the cases to be heard starting next week through november 7. the justices could still consider california's same-sex marriage ban and the federal defense of marriage act at a later date. another possibility is that the supreme court will let stand the ninth circuit ruling in favor of same-sex marriage. one case that is in the docket will deal with drunk driving. lower courts have argue had the a suspect's blood alcohol level could dissipate while police try to obtain that warrant. >>> president obama spoke at the united nations general assembly. he addressed several issues critical at home and across the globe. the president denounced the anti muslim video that sparked protest worldwide as well as the reaction. and he specifically spoke on the attack on the embassy and the attack of four americans. >> nuclear weapons in iran will not be easy to contain. >> reporter: presiden
KICU
Sep 2, 2012 11:30pm PDT
has died at 92. he built a business empire in asian but served time behind bars in the u.s. on tax evasion charges. his church popularity in the u.s. has dwindled but still has thousands of followers in asian. >>> changes are happening on the dunbarton besides the quake work what drivers will notice when it reopens. >>> crowd control changes that burning man has made to meet crowd attendance. >> thi lots of prepaid cards come pre-filled with problems. enough is enough. introducing the chase liquid reloadable card. with chase liquid, there's no waiting and no fee to activate you can load cash and checks at any chase depositfriendly atm and there are no withdrawal fees at over 17,500 chase atms all for one flat fee of $4.95 per month. get rid of prepaid problems. get chase liquid. >>> you are looking at the result of a wrong way driver. the driver was not only traveling in the opposite direction but ran a red light and crashed right into a fire hydrant in oakland. it happened in the area of 12th street and castro. several people were hurt but we're told they're all going to be okay.
KICU
Sep 13, 2012 11:30pm PDT
condemned the video that sparked if protest and ordered security tightened at u.s. embassies worldwide. >> reporter: protesters in north africa and the middle east targeted the u.s. embassies throughout the day angry about the anti islam video. in yemen protesters tried to break down the gate. in iraq a large crowd of protesters marched through the streets. in libya, officials announced that four arrests were made in connection with a rocket attack and fire that killed chris stevens and three others in the consulate. at stevens alma mater, a panel talked about the work he did in libya. >> he was in the street among the people, connecting and showing what a good american is. >> reporter: despite the tragedy of ambassador steven's death. today it does not necessarily mean a halt to the progress of democracy in libya. >> i think that this does not necessarily bode poorly for democracy in libya. there certainly means there's terrorists but we've experienced terrorism in our own soil as well. >> reporter: christien kafton, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> more details now on the three other america
KICU
Sep 20, 2012 11:30pm PDT
contemplated reports that suggest u.s. economic recovery continues to be slugish. >>> built to keep out bears but not mice. how yosemite officials are working to keep the hanta virus away from visitors. >>> and the best places to catch a spectacular view of the shuttle endeavour >>> new at 10:00, growing lines outside of a lot of apple stores as people anticipate the launch of the new iphone 5. maureen naylor is there, and has on the person who got there monday to get in line. >> reporter: those waiting have about nine hours to go. >> are you on verizon, at&t or sprint. >> reporter: only in the silican valley would you find a 10-year-old on a segway talking to people waiting in line to buy an iphone 5. >> i have an automobile that i crawled into in the middle of the night to try to get some rest. >> the original iphone launch, steve jobs was here. >> reporter: this sonoma student says now there are fewer geeks and more consumers. >> it wasn't as popular. no one was here past a day before it was coming out. so monday, i mean who's going to come on monday. even i'm not that crazy. >> reporter:
KICU
Sep 28, 2012 11:30pm PDT
-year- old cody allen smith. >>> a group of 19 military veterans is suing is u.s. government. they say more should have been done to help them after they were sexually assaulted. say top military officials didn't do enough for the crimes. >> i have been alone and i have been silent. >> today daniel danielle hoffman is speaking out. >> it's hard to speak out, especially if you are still in the military. but you're not alone and we're fighting for you. >> reporter: she's joining 18 others in a federal lawsuit filed in san francisco today against the current and former u.s. defense secretaries and the -- they claim these high ranking officials knew about the assault problems in the military and didn't do enough to stop the attackers. >> they all endured strikingly similar partners of retall -- patterns of retaliation. >> the treatment of rape victims in the military is so stigmatizing, many would rather die. >> according to the 2000 annual report it estimates 19,000 military sexual assaults but only 3200 reported. that's why pushing the stop act. would push it into an independent panel. >
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Sep 15, 2012 11:30pm PDT
: berkeley's cop-watch chapter was the first, formed in the '90s and its mission to police the police. >> sometimes you have to bring outside people in. >> reporter: this fresno activity says capt- watch video of a homeless man being beaten by officers helped to restore independent police oversight. >> what is documented and videotaped you cannot take away. so this is the difference it has made in our community. >> you are welcome to be good witnesses. >> reporter: by pvolunteers interfering at c scenes and he notes he is pushing to cameras in patrol cars. >> there are circumstances that those cameras have exonerated officers that would otherwise wanted to file false complaints against those officers. >> reporter: the family of 23-year-old mario ramirez, fatalitily shot by police two weeks ago. >> we're tired and we're standing up and going to expose all the corrupt police officers that are using excessive force, that are treating the community like crap. >> reporter: there are conflicting accounts of whether ramiro's shooting was justified, but those at this meeting believe val
KICU
Aug 31, 2012 11:30pm PDT
francisco. you can download the ktvu app, look for live drive time. >>> the u.s. coast guard and cutter boat both turned out to rescue two people from a small sailboat that capsized in the bay. it all started shortly after 4:00 in the waters south of the san mateo bridge. news chopper 2 was on hands when the cutter boat rescued two people and brought them safety to shore. >>> firefighters in santa clara made quick work of a three alarm fire at an apartment complex this evening. crews responded to the fire on kyley boulevard about 5:45 this evening. from news chopper two you can see the damage appeared to be mostly contained to a carport and there were no injuries. >>> tests are being run tonight on the san jose firefighter who collapsed from a heart attack while fighting a church fire. ktvu's debora villalon is live with how people are fighting for the firefighter. >> reporter: firefighters and friends keep a constant vigil. at the church that burned across town, parishioners pray for ryan's survival. the sounds of mass at st. patrick's cathedral parish. but with the church charred, faith fl
KICU
Sep 8, 2012 11:30pm PDT
bomber said to be just 14 years old detonated explosives killing 6 people. u.s. officials said if the bomber was in fact a young teen it shows the insurgents are willing to use quote the most impressionable and vulnerable. the taliban claimed the bomber was in his 20s. >>> in southwestern china falling boulders continue to cause fear after yesterday's earthquakes claimed the lives of at least 80 people. rescue crews used dogs to search for survivors. more than 200,000 people were evacuated after the quakes toppled thousands of homes. some of china's poorest people live where it hit. >>> in nicaragua. plumes of ash and smoke spread into the sky. it could be seen for miles. authorities say about 3000 people have been told to leave their homes. >> doctors say a's pitcher is progressing after suffering that skull fracture. on wednesday he it was struck right in the head by a line drive. he underwent two hours of surgery to relieve pressure on his brain. 49ers linebacker patrick willis sent this tweet after the incident. quote, sorry to hear about what happened. i know you are a hug
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Sep 26, 2012 11:30pm PDT
. >>> tonight, more than two weeks after chris stevens was killed at a u.s. consulate in libya, his family is preparing for his funeral. they remembered a son who worked tirelessly to try to make this word a better place. >> a proud mother shared these treasured photos with me today of a little boy who loved life. was a master of disguise, and rarely stopped smiling. >> that was chris. you never saw him without a smile. >> that little boy with the movie star good looks was christopher stevens. he grew up to be theambassador to libya. his mother learned her oldest child was dead. the first u.s. ambassador to be killed since 1979. >> after the first shock, you're just kind of numb and you just do what has to be done. >> we were sitting right here, so at that time, i was really not able to talk, but i did stand up. >> she stood up out of respect for the caller, president obama. she and chris's stepfather of more than three dozen years met privately with the president when chris's body was returned to american soil. >> he was cremated. and i brought the ashes back. from he will be interred in
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Sep 11, 2012 7:00pm PDT
they want to see is walk down the street and be scared by doper s or drug dealers. >> reporter: officers did undercover drug buys and arrested many dealers paying close attention to areas within 1000 pete of schools. >> they walk to school and see people smoking crack, injecting heroin, it's something they grow up with. >> reporter: today we saw countless deals so in two weeks police made 25 felony drug arrests, 10 of which in school zone enhancements. >> we want you to stay away from the school zone. we don't want you to target kids. >> reporter: educators welcome the effort. >> we're hitting head-on the issues and glad police are taking part in cleaning up the streets. >> reporter: oddly the drug dealing enhancement does not apply to prescription medication, which is also a problem. >>> boosting police presence after reports of attempted kidnapping. officers will watch over children as they come and go from school in the morning and afternoon. last week a man offered a ride to a girl who refused and got out of his car and tried to grab her but she fought him off. >>> the first
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Sep 3, 2012 11:30pm PDT
gathered outside alta base hospital to deliver the message about childbirth. they say that the u.s. can do better with childbirth by allowing mothers to have a greater role in making birthing decision. >> it could be a c-section but it can be based upon the mom really knowing what the choices are and the doctors and nurses following current evidence based practices. >> reporter: according to the world health organization the united states only ranks 34th in the world for mothers surviving childbirth and only 38th in the world for newborns surviving birth. >>> demand for donated breast milk is on the rise as more and more experts praise breast milk. it's recommended new moms breast-feed exclusively for the first three months of a child's life if they can. >>> business is booming for this rotating collection of food trucks at san francisco street food park. >> something about being outdoors, something about you know, interacting with other people. >> reporter: now the city's director of housing opportunities partnership and engagement hopes to bring a free soul food truck to help feed the te
KICU
Sep 14, 2012 11:30pm PDT
in this week's attack on the u.s. consulate in libya came home today in flag draped coffins. as mike mibach reports the men were honored as heros and patriots in a ceremony at joint base andrews just outside of the nation's capital. >> reporter: one casket at a time. four americans brought back to their home soil awaiting their families, their president. >> they had a mission, and they believed in it. they knew the danger, and they accepted it. >> reporter: the transfer of remains ceremony was somber yet patriotic as four u.s. diplomats were honored including bay area native ambassador chris stevens. >> there in benghazi he layed down his life for his friends. libyan and american. and for us all. today chris is home. >> secretary of state hillary clinton asked stevens to be the u.s. ambassador to libya this year knowing the u.s. needed a strong presence and leader to engage with the country's revolutionaries that overthrew gadhafi. stevens was the man. >> reporter: he was known not only for his courage, but for his smile. goofy but contagious for his sense of fun and that california cool.
KICU
Sep 10, 2012 11:30pm PDT
in his 50s is being treated at a local hospital. it's their first human case of the mosquito born virus since 2008. statewide the number of human cases has gone to 75 and four people have died. at this time last year there were only 33 human cases. >> not only does it protect your child but you are making decisions for other children. >> opting out of vaccines. the trend in a particular group of children. >> more than 40 people have signed up to speak at a meet [ female announcer ] this is the story of eves. [ eves ] years ago, i hurt my shoulder drag racing. that's when i decided to take it easy, so i took up hang gliding. [ female announcer ] a grandpa who refuses to grow up. [ eves ] the pain was bad, but the thought of not being a hang glider pilot was worse. [ female announcer ] that's when eves turned to sutter health's palo alto medical foundation. [ eves ] the doctors that i dealt with, they got it, that this old guy wanted to return as a hang glider pilot. they got me flying again. [ female announcer ] palo alto medical foundation, and sutter health -- our story is you. . >>
KICU
Sep 11, 2012 11:30pm PDT
opens in november. >>> u.s. stock markets made gains today in anticipation of actions. the nasdaq was up a fraction of a point. the fed begins a two day meeting tomorrow and there could be word of a move to help the economy on thursday. >>> in 10 minutes facebook ceo mark zuckerberg's first public comment since his company's ipo. what he's saying about facebook's stock which has lost half of its value. >>> thunderstorms, lightning and record setting rains have combined to create big problems in las vegas. according to the national weather service the rainfall was the most for any september day since recordkeeping began back in 1939. in the hardest hit area, 2- inches of rain fell in an hour. the accumulation of rain flooded city streets stranding motorists and leaving cars swamped to their head lights. helicopters were called in to rescue stranded drivers and thousands of crashes were reported. police say they received numerous 911 calls but there are no reports of any deaths or serious injuries in connection with the flooding. >>> california highway patrol officer kenyon youngstrom is n
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Sep 18, 2012 11:30pm PDT
that attacked a u.s. park police force in san francisco won't be put down after all. 1-year-old charlie was ordered to be put down last month after seriously injuring a horse on patrol. but an attorney for charlie's owner filed an appeal saying the city doesn't have the right to order the dog's death. and today a judge decided to stay the execution and look into the claim. >>> the famous golden gate bridge is getting ready to make a new change. the new toll system that will prevent drivers from stopping [ chirps ] ♪ [ chirping ] [ chirping ] ♪ [ chirping ] ♪ [ male announcer ] audi a4 drivers have spoken. [ engine revs ] and they ranked the a4 highest in total quality index in its class. [ chirps ] ♪ >>> toll takers have been a fixture at golden gate since the day it opened but soon they'll disappear. as sal castaneda explains drivers will have three options on how to pay their toll but stopping at a toll booth to pay cash is not one of them. >> reporter: soon you won't have the option of stopping to pay the toll at the golden gate bridge toll plaza. in february toll takers will
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Sep 19, 2012 11:30pm PDT
time in a month a woman has been grabbed in the area of palo alto. police say a woman in her 20s was grabbed august 20th on fulton and a woman in her 30s at the shopping center nine days later both in the middle of the day. police posted these flyer was suspect kitchens from the first two attacks and say the same person may be responsible for all three. >> our biggest concern is the most recent case is escalating the other two. >> reporter: the attacker is middle eastern or hispanic, about 40, 5'9'', medium build and running clothes. >> it's spooky. we come through here a lot this is the way we get back and forth. >> reporter: police are telling everybody to use caution. >> the fact that the person really has that kind of nerve tells you something is off. that he thinks he can get away with anything. >> reporter: here is another look at the sketch, police telling women not to jog alone, to carry a cell phone and not to jog with ear phones in both ears and anyone should call police if they see anything suspicious. maureen naylor. >> a judge ruled today that an oakland teen acc
KICU
Sep 27, 2012 11:30pm PDT
for a little while around the bay. we're going to see lots of upper 40s at the bay. there will be fog at the airport, san francisco. there'll be fog at the airport. we have some heat coming our way just in time for the weekend. fire concerns and even heat advisories possible. i'll be here with all those details. >>> michigan authorities are once again following the tip on the disappearance of jimmy hoffa almost 40 years ago. a man dying of cancer told police he saw someone being buried under a concrete slab next to a suburban detroit home about the time haffa disappeared in 1985. tomorrow authorities will be taking a soil sample to check for human remains. if that soil tests posttive they will excavate the site. >>> a shift in some key swing states. the momentum on the campaign trail with just weeks to go. >>> and we're keeping a close eye on that developing news in san francisco and working lots of prepaid cards come pre-filled with problems. enough is enough. introducing the chase liquid reloadable card. with chase liquid, there's no waiting and no fee to activate you can load cash
KICU
Sep 30, 2012 1:30am PDT
. the u-s labor department says jobless claims decreased by 26-thousand nationally. the turnaround in claims may be a good sign for san jose state students looking for jobs when they graduate. update news pedro garcia is live on campus with more on what the job market is looking like. you. are. hired. three magic words students want to hear when they graduate sometimes getting an employer to utter this phrase can prove to be difficult. ">>>last semester about 7500 students graduated from san jose state minh nyguen is one of those students he has a bachelors in computer science and you would think in silicon valley that would all but guarantee you a job. minh nyguen sjsu graduate:"so now i'm back at it looking for a job again looking for anything web related. web testing or anything." despite nyguen's difficulty finding a job ... the unemployment rate is dropping. according to the california employment development department the jobless rate went down from 8.8 percent in july to 8.5 percent in august in the south bay. last year the average was 9.7 percent. susan rockwell is assistan
KICU
Aug 31, 2012 7:00pm PDT
a good 15 to 20 degrees. so that means we had areas yesterday around 90, today only in the upper 610660s 2070s. of course a big weekend coming up, tomorrow will be the coolest day of the weekend with partly cloudy skies and then we warm up on sunday. labor day it will be warm. first thing tomorrow morning for saturday those readings will be in the #140rs to #140rz. this area of low pressure was in place for today. this begins to scoot out over the weekend as high pressure returns. we do warm up those numbers, monday will be the warmest day of the holiday weekend. the beaches will be the warm sxots the inlands the hot range. here we go with clouds and drizzle saturday morning and then clearing back to the shore mines. temperatures inland only in the 70s. we will warm up compared to today. fairfield around 79, oakland, 67, san jose 74 here is a look ahead, monday the warmest day and a few high clouds by tuesday of next week. >> thank yous mark and hopefully it will with a be a nice day for the art festival. today we got a sneak peek at the set up. there will be lots of artists and musical
KICU
Sep 22, 2012 11:30pm PDT
the death of u.s. ambassor to libya. >>> democrats opened a new campaign office in san francisco today with the help of house minority leader nancy pelosi. the congresswoman rallied workers to get out the vote and re-elect president obama. as for congress, pelosi predicted that california democrats to cake back as many as sich seats in the house from republicans. >> we have the chance to increase your numbers in order to win the majority, but to do it it in a beautifully diverse way that makes california such a very special place and improve what congress is about. >> pelosi called for the passage of governor brown's initiative, proposition 30 and to defeat proposition 32. it would end paycheck deductions for campaigns. >>> peanut butter under recall, the popular brands now linked to dozens of salmonella cases. >>> also another ca . >>> in election 2012 news republican presidential hopeful mitt romney talks about helping the middle-class and the poor at a fund-raiser stomp in san diego. >> romney blasted president obama for not doing more to create jobs. and also blamed him for a bi
KICU
Sep 10, 2012 7:00pm PDT
. >>> on the eve of the 11th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks u.s. defense secretary leon panetta visited the pennsylvania memorial honoring those who died on united flight 93. >> take the time to remind ourselves of the sacrifices that have been made by those who have fought and died in order to make sure that it not happen again. >> this was the first time panetta had visited the memorial there in shangs vil. 40 passengers and crew members died after they fought back against the al qaida terrorists who had hijacked their plane. it was traveling from new jersey to san francisco when it twenty down in the field of rural pennsylvania. >>> in new york city two beams of blue light are shining tonight from the spot where the twin towers once stood. the light reaches four miles into the sky and can be seen for 60 miles. the twin beams of light first appeared six months after the attack and now shine on each anniversary. >>> there's new information tonight about a motorist accused of driving a pickup truck onto a sidewalk in walnut creek over the weekend striking two women killing one of them.
KICU
Sep 21, 2012 11:30pm PDT
in his 20s was found dead. he was shot several times. the gunman then walked out, got into a ford van and drove away. he is african american, act about 6 feet. >> trouble is brewing tonight in san francisco's mission district. a crowd of people broke windows at a wells fargo bank, slashed tires and sprayed paint on biling before the crowd dispersed. an officer involved shooting there last night has rekindled anger in the community. >> reporter: with gang tensions summering police are stepping up patrols but they will also watch for their own stations. last night a group of protesters,. >> this is murder. >> reporter: went through and spray painted killers on the station's front doors, a brief standoff followed. they moved on. early this morning work crews cleaned up. >> police are here to protect and serve the public. it's not good to see that. >> reporter: the protest was in response to a shooting earlier a few block away in which nobody was killed. police say officers a gang violence unit spotted a suspect gang member on parole for assault with a deadly weapon. officers chased th
KICU
Sep 3, 2012 7:00pm PDT
. temperatures in the valley there's your 90s, but temperatures around here you're going to get those 80 ts, lots of upper 70s. along the coast #50s and low 60s. tomorrow a lot like today but slightly keerl. as we go in time on track this tropic north as we get into wednesday, right, and wednesday morning that moisture is here. now, it can spawn thundershowers and that is's the concern so we'll be tracking this for you and hope and make sure that we're on it in case we do have any thunderstorms because, of course, that's the last thing that you want in the heart of our fire season. 88 in sonoma. that's tomorrow's forecast, tuesday, 77 in richmond, 92 in fairfield, 92 in ant yak, 93 in brentwood. forecast high. 90 morgan hill, 86 san jose and along the coast here 62 pacifica, 62. your five-day forecast and temperatures drop off a little bit, 92, 88, 85 and then as the weekend rolls on you'll see that here it warms up in the low 90s. gasia. >> thank you, bill. see you at 10:00. >>> this summer wasn't so hot for hollywood. box office takes at north american cinemas dropped 3% compared with last year
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Sep 4, 2012 7:00pm PDT
might return to work. in san jose, robert honda, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> the u.s. military says a new book about the way they killed osama bin lade neshgs contains classified information. the book was released today and was written by a former navy seal who says he took part in the action. an official review of the work sensitive and classified information. the military has threatened legal action against author for not submitting the book for a security review before publishing. >>> a consumer alert tonight after nine internet payday lenders were cited by california state officials for illegally offering quick cash loans. the california state department of corporations says some unlicensed online lenders are gouging customers charging excessive interest rates and finance fees. in addition because customers give online lenders access to their bank accounts, some lenders are racking up multiple overdraft charges. state officials say always check with the department of korms on a lender's license status before you apply for a loan. . >>> apple corporation today sent out invitations to a
KICU
Sep 12, 2012 3:00pm PDT
shows. >> just how tough u.s. marines are. >> see no man left behind in action. >>> plus, a seagull steals a camera. how one woman saved her precious memories and how another made a video about -- >> the miracle of life. >> prepare for a moving experience. >> thing is doing like the salsa in there. >>> the last place you want to be during a storm is in a body of water. that's exactly what happened to tim moore and his family. he found himself out on the tennessee river as storm warnings were coming. but he couldn't get his boat to start. >> geez. >> so in this video when you see it, you think they're getting ready to go water skiing. that's not what's happening at all. you see tim and his wife in the water with ropes trying to swim the boat to safety while his son is there on the front of the boat with a paddle trying to guide it. >> see the huge lightning bolt that went off at the beginning of the video. >> right. >> it was pretty close too. >> the storm is right there. to find out a little bit more about this rescue, about towing this boat to safety, we have tim moore via skype fr
KICU
Sep 21, 2012 7:00pm PDT
're going to 89. these are the highs. highs tomorrow will be right on top of. a lot of upper 80s. the fofew of those high clouds lingering around on saturday and on sunday it cools off a little bit. but this is all subtle change stuff. we're kind of sandwiched. this low kind of pushes our way on sunday. but not tomorrow tomorrow is just like today. temperatures 70s low 80s around the bay. really just an outstanding fall weekend. it's not going to be so hot the fire danger or air quality. we're not getting the bad things come with. and along the coast we will see sunshine. point rays flown sunshine. 84 in sanona. that's tomorrow. so saturday. sunday's temperature you can subtract five degrees these. maybe around the bay maybe three degrees. 74 in haywood. heck of a nice weekend coming up. there's a long the pennisula. bay area weekend clear any view. there's your saturday and sunday and the rest of the week looks asian nice. i will sigh you tonight at channel 2 at ten o'clock. >>> the san francisco giants are honored butcher poskey as their most inspirational player. his teammates and coache
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Sep 6, 2012 11:30pm PDT
can count on. ♪ >>> it turned out to be a hoax. a u.s. airway's flight was diverted and a passenger taken off the plane in handcuffs. philadelphia police said they got a call about a man with explosives on board. it turns out the passenger was the victim of what police are now calling a pretty nasty trick. he had been on his way to texas to celebrate his birthday with his father -- with his family. >>> the judge in the phoenix area adopted the show me your papers provision. it requires authorities to verify the status of people who they suspect are in the country illegally. the controversial provision is expected to go into effect in the next 10 days. >>> in news of the world tonight, in turkey 58 refugees drowned when their boat sanked after hitting rocks off the coast. at least nine were children. many of the victims were trapped below deck. some did survive and managed to swim to shore. most of the people were from syria. >>> in russia, president putin road a motorized hand glider the many in his many adventures. critics call all this publicity stunts. >>> after a six year ban,
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Sep 7, 2012 11:30pm PDT
of a shooting. it happened about 6:30 at foot fill. a man in his 60's was shot in the chest and taken to highland hospital where he is under going surgery. the gunman is said to have been a young person, possibly a teen who fired the gun from a nearby bus stop. >>> the sheriff's department is looking for an 18-year-old accused of shooting another teen in bay point. he the he is wanted for the shooting death of a 17-year-old fernando gonzalez. . the shooting prompted a shelter in place for the neighborhood. in seven minutes the mystery of who killed a couple. one of the victims was pregnant with twins. >> a new fire prompting evacuations tonight. that fire is burn agriculture long scott valley road. people have been told to evacuate. a viewer from the area sent us pictures showing the smoke, pillowing over a hill. 450 acres have burned since that fire started shortly after 1:00. >>> and more than a dozen homes in danger as two wildfires continue to burn. they are burning off highway 16, south of highway 20. they have grown to more than 16,000 acres. right now they are 35% contained. r
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